SHEIKHUPURA - City Deputy Superintended of Police (DSP) Qudoos Baig with the help of the Housing Colony Police busted a notorious gang involved in cash, motorcycle and cellphone snatching here on Sunday.

Talking to this reporter, the City DSP said that following rising complaints regarding snatching incidents, the City Police deployed its plainclothesmen in various parts to monitor the criminals and their activities. Following effective planning, the Housing Colony Police led by SHO Inspector Muhammad Nawaz succeeded in nabbing four outlaws who were involved in more than one dozen incidents of cellphone, motorcycle and purse snatching incidents.

The culprits were identified as Haroon, Islam Ali, Kali and Tariq. The police also recovered sophisticated weapons, cellphones and a motorcycle from their possession.

On the occasion, the DSP appealed to the public to extend cooperation to the police for eradication of crime.